Monthly Archives: November 2006


We spent a lovely long weekend in Dublin 4-6 November 2006. Recommendations if you ever visit there: Hotel: Trinity Capital – situated very centrally indeed, near Trinity College (but above a fire station) Pubs:The Duke, Duke Street Bailey’s, Duke StreetDavy Byrne’s, Duke StreetThe Halfpenny Inn, Temple BarO’Neill’s, opposite Tourist Information

Gibbs’ Reflective Cycle

Learning is most effective when time is taken to think through the process and impact of experiences and to attempt to make sense of thoughts, feelings and reactions. Such reflection can enable the learner to identify patterns, resolve uncertainties and make decisions for tackling new situations in the future. A